GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS – UPDATE JULY 17, 2017

Dawn Caldwell Head of Government Affairs Federal Issues WOTUS-repeal measures move ahead. Two House spending bills targeting the Obama-era “waters of the U.S.” rule are closer to becoming law. The House Appropriations Committee approved its fiscal 2018 energy and water spending bill last Wednesday, and the House Appropriations subcommittee responsible for funding the EPA sentContinue reading GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS – UPDATE JULY 17, 2017

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS – WEEK OF JUNE 9, 2017

Federal Issues Proposed Budget Seeks Slight Cuts For OSHA; Reflects Changed Priorities “The White House says the budget proposal places a priority on helping protect American workers and helping employers understand and comply with worker protection laws by putting an emphasis on compliance assistance and outreach.” Analysis by the law firm Conn Maciel Carey suggestsContinue reading GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS – WEEK OF JUNE 9, 2017